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'Melrose Place' Star Amy Locane Resentenced to 8 Years in Prison for Fatal 2010 DWI

Former Melrose Place’ actress Amy Locane was resentenced to eight years for the fatal 2010 drunk driving accident that took the life of 60-year-old Helene Seeman and severely injured her husband. Read the full story.
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Swedish court documents give details on A$AP Rocky case

HELSINKI (AP) — Swedish authorities have released court documents in the assault case in which American rapper A$AP Rocky and two other men are charged, with prosecutors saying that the victim was punched and kicked while on the ground and attacked with a bottle. Rakim Mayers, the 30-year-old...
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Judges to decide on bond hearings for R. Kelly indictments

CHICAGO (AP) — Federal judges will decide how to proceed with bond hearings in two separate federal indictments against R. Kelly. The 52-year-old singer was arrested Thursday night while walking his dog on a 13-count indictment that includes sex crimes and obstruction of justice. A federal...
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Cuba Gooding Jr.'s request to toss groping case is denied

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge rejected Cuba Gooding Jr.'s bid to throw out his New York City groping case so he can continue working, saying Wednesday that she needed time to review written arguments and didn't want to make a rash decision. Judge Keisha Espinal said she wouldn't rule on the actor's...
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Man sues Kevin Spacey over alleged groping at island bar

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him at a resort island bar in 2016 has filed a lawsuit against the actor. The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks unspecified damages for "severe and permanent mental distress and emotional injuries." Spacey also faces a criminal...
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Alleged sex tape in R. Kelly case turned over to defense

CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors have turned over to R. Kelly's attorneys a tape they say shows the singer having sex with a minor girl two decades ago. The judge in the case said he hopes that at least one of the four cases against Kelly will go to trial early next year. Cook County Judge Lawrence Flood...
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Gooding due in court as lawyer seeks groping case dismissal

NEW YORK (AP) — Cuba Gooding Jr. is due in court as his lawyer seeks the dismissal of charges that the actor grabbed a woman's breast without consent at a New York City bar. A hearing for Gooding is scheduled for Wednesday morning in Manhattan. It's his first court appearance since his June 13...
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Kevin Spacey appears at court for hearing in groping case

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — Sporting a gray suit and glasses, Kevin Spacey appeared Monday at a Massachusetts courthouse where a judge is set to hold a hearing in the case accusing the disgraced actor of groping a young man at a Nantucket bar in 2016. Spacey's appearance comes somewhat as a surprise as...
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